Scholarships

Scholarship Sorter

Use this sorter to research scholarships available to University of Toronto applicants and students. Select the type of award you are interested in learning about. Applicants should look at the Admission Scholarships for undergraduate students. Current students should look at awards for undergraduate or graduate students, depending on which scenario suits your needs.

All Awards

Use this filter to determine the type of award you are interested in: Admission Scholarship, Grant, Bursary, etc. In general, awards with these titles are awards offered by the University of Toronto. The entries listed as “Admission Scholarship” are, generally, University of Toronto awards, while those listed as "Scholarship for Current Students" may be University of Toronto awards or external awards the University wishes to bring to your attention.

All Actions

Use this filter to determine which awards require an application, which are automatic consideration and which require you to create an Awards Profile at join.utoronto.ca

All Availabilities

Use this filter to determine awards for domestic or international students. .  

All Study Levels

Use this filter to determine who can receive the award. Most awards are divided between Undergraduate and Graduate Awards with some open to all students.

Filters:
Name Eligibility (Basic Eligibility) Award Action Availability Level of Study
Indspire AwardsBuilding Brighter Futures: Bursaries and Scholarship Awards program

Canadian resident, Indigenous individuals who are either First Nation status, recognized by the Federal Government or non-status,* Inuit or Métis (see website for full details)

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Open
The Bill 7 Award

Any student who identifies as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, queer or two-spirited, who demonstrates a financial need and who is attending or accepted by a post-secondary educational institution in Ontario to pursue their first post-secondary program of study.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate
Mary Jane Hendrie Memorial Scholarship

Undergraduate or graduate student; interest in relations between Japan and Canada with studies in business, economics, international relations

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
Nortel Institute Undergraduate Scholarship

Undergraduate in Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Toronto Mississauga or University of Toronto Scarborough; financial need; academic merit; essay; Canadian citizen/ permanent resident and a resident of Ontario

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
S. Ubakata Fund for Japanese Students

Japanese students from Japan proper

Grant Application Required International Students Open
Volunteer Abroad Scholarship

The scholarship is open to anyone of any nationality who is over the age of 18 with a passion for Teaching English abroad.

Grant Application Required Unrestricted Open
Donald Forster Award

Undergraduate students. Participation and contribution to student governance and student activities.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
The Cover Guy Scholarship Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
Hosinec Family Scholarships

Undergraduate or graduate students with financial need; Canadian citizen/ permanent resident and a resident of Ontario

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Open
The Synergize Scholarship Fund

Applicants can be in any field of study towards the completion of a post-secondary certificate or diploma.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
Kordellas-Tripp Foundation Awards

There are two separate awards, one for engineering students, the other for nursing students.  Awarded to students on the basis of need and a personal statement that outlines the student’s views on how society should function so humanist values are honoured.

Grant Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate
National Scholarship Program

Must be a Canadian secondary school student intending to begin university the following academic year; Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person who demonstrates superior academic performance, original and creative thought, and exceptional achievement in a broad context.

Admission Scholarship Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Richard B. Nunn Leadership Award

Undergraduate students; participation and contribution to student governance, student activities and athletics.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Award for Scholarly Achievement in the Area of Gender-Based Violence

Domestic or international students. At the time of application, must be registered in a graduate/undergraduate program at the University of Toronto; full-time, part-time and/or flex-time registered students are eligible. Undergraduate students must have completed a minimum of 10 credits. For a complete list of requirements, check the application form.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
University of Toronto Faculty Association (UTFA) Undergraduate Tuition Award

Undergraduate student from any faculty

Grant Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate
Government of Canada International Scholarships

Follow this link for further information on International Scholarship Opportunities for Canadians

Follow this link for further information on International Scholarship Opportunities for Non-Canadians

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
Hamilton Community Foundation Scholarships and Bursaries Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
GuidanceSports Scholarship Program Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Open
John H. Moss Scholarship

Undergraduate student, receiving degree from the University of Toronto in the fall of this year, or in June of the upcoming year.

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Unrestricted Undergraduate
CHS National Scholarship Program

Applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada;
Applicants must be either hard of hearing or Deaf;
Applicants must be 17 years of age or older and attending a recognized post-secondary institution in the Fall of 2018 as first-time or returning students, or mature students, 19 years of age or older;

Scholarship for Current Students Application Required Domestic Students Undergraduate